Art Talk


ArtTalk is a weekly visiting artist series held as a collaboration between the George Fox University's Department of Art & Design and the Chehalem Cultural Center. Each week, between 6 and 7pm, guests from a broad range of art & design practices present their work and host an open Q & A at the Cultural Center.

All events are free and open to the public.

September 2

Salvador Orara
Interactive Design (Portland, OR) 

September 9

Kelly Walters
Graphic Design (New York, NY)

September 16

Carlos Barberena
Printmaker (Chicago, IL)

September 23

Michelle Ortiz
Community Arts Educator (Philadelphia, PA)

September 30

Alan Ruud
Interior Design (Texas)

October 7

Milla Oliveria
Painting (Eugene, OR)

October 14

Geoff Gouveia
Painting (Riverside, CA)

October 21

Mika Aono Boyd
Printmaking (Eugene, OR)

November 4

Soheila Azadi
Mixed Media (Portland, OR) 

November 11

Christine Bourdette
Studio Art (Portland, OR)

November 18

Casey Martin
Interior Design

December 2

Jennifer Trail 
Photographer (Portland, OR)

December 9

GFU Students 
Senior Studio Art Students Presentations 


January 13

Takahiro Yamamoto 
Multiple Medium 

January 27

Jonathan Steel 
Ceramics (Portland, OR)

February 3

Dennis Cheatham 
Graphic Design 

February 10

Erika Rier 

February 24

Mark Terry 
Ceramics (George Fox Professor)  

March 2

Jolby & Friends 
Illustration/Design (Portland, OR) 

March 9

Designer (Portland, OR)

March 16

CANCELLED -Matisse Grigoryian
Interior Design (Beaverton, OR)

March 30

CANCELLED - Virginia Gormley
Interior Design (Portland, OR)

April 6

CANCELLED - Eric Wiegardt 

April 13

CANCELLED - Michael Howells 
Intrior Design (Portland, OR)

April 27

CANCELLED - Senior Presentations 
GFU Students (Newberg, OR)